Whether they're being used to plow fields or push dirt and snow, tractors are important machines. Get the basics on these useful machines inside.
|Preschool - Grade 2
|The Child's World, Inc.
|Number of Pages
|JNF057000, JNF051120, JNF051130
|9.5 x 8
|Guided Reading Level
|ATOS Reading Level
|ATOS Interest Level
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz
|Accelerated Reader® Points
|Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Phonetics, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Author: Hal Rogers
Hal Rogers is the pen name of Elizabeth Budd, a Colorado-based writer and editor. Elizabeth has written more than fifty books for children on subjects ranging from Steven Spielberg to Thomas Jefferson, the Cold War to gypsies. A graduate of the University of Colorado at Boulder, she holds a degree in Italian language from Universita per Stranieri di Siena in, Tuscany, Italy, as well. She also writes under the names E. S. Budd and Elizabeth Sirimarco (her maiden name). Elizabeth has been fortunate to collaborate with her husband, photographer David Budd, on several books for The Child's World. They live in Denver, Colorado's capital city, with Roger the cat and Sebastian the Rottweiler.
A noteworthy review of Big Machines at Work from Booklist on April 1, 2014
There’s no doubt that children will be drawn to this attractive book because of their fascination with tractors, though they might come away with a few questions. Part of the Big Machines at Work series, this features farm and lawn tractors but also muddies the water by inserting… View →